Jayna Nickert

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Jayna Nickert serves as our experienced writer with an MA in counseling psychology and an MBA from National University. With over 10 years of experience as a Mental Health Social Worker, Jayna brings her expertise to the team. She holds Bachelor’s Degrees in Psychology from the University of Liverpool and another Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Newcastle.

Jayna is dedicated to raising awareness about mental health and empowers individuals on their mental health journey through her writing experience and insightful approach. Her proven track record of leading cross-functional teams and her talent for high-level marketing copywriting make her an invaluable asset to MentalHealth.com.


National University
Masters Degree (MA), Counseling Psychology

National University
Masters of Business Administration (MBA)


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Medically reviewed by Jayna Nickert

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  • Nov 22nd 2022
  • Est. 9 minutes read

Hallmarks of avoidant personality disorder include acute shyness and avoidance of social situations due to fear of criticism and extreme…

  • Written by Sean Jackson
  • Medically reviewed by Jayna Nickert